DAY 1 – BOOTCAMP PRESENTATION 

Day 1 is all about participants getting to know each other. Teams have time to share their ideas and mingle with other participant:

Agenda:

09:00 – 09:30 Arrival & Registration / Coffee Break

09:30 – 10:00 Opening & Welcome

10:00 – 11.00 Pitch Storm 

Present your startup in 3 minutes + feedback (5 volunteers) + Elevator pitch for the others (1 min)

11:00 – 11:45 The perfect pitch
Workshop session about pitch structure and topics

11.45 – 12:30 Team Building Activity

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break

13:30 – 14:15 Inspirational Talk

Meet Filippo Sala from takevitamina.com

14:15 – 17:30 Team work & Meet your tutor and mentor

 DAY – 2 : BUSINESS MODELING & VENTURE FINANCING

On Day 2, we would like to inspire you with examples of Business Modeling innovation, we will also present tools & metrics to help calculate important figures for your pitch:

09:00 – 09:30 Arrival & Morning Energizer

09:30 – 11:00 Business Modelling part #1
Innovate and refine your business model 

11:00 – 11:15 Coffee Break

11:15 – 12:30 Business Modelling part #2

Understanding your market and Validation

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break

13:30 – 15:00 Venture Financing
How to finance a startup/small-medium business

and get inspired from Joseph (Jamani Ventures)

15:00 – 17:30 Team work & one-to-one mentoring session

 DAY 3 – MARKETING AND DIGITAL SUPPORT

During Day 3, we would like to give you some new tools and strategies to amplify your reach and better target your audience:

09:00 – 09:30 Arrival & Coffee Break

09:30 – 11:00 Go To  Market Strategy

 

11:00 – 11:15 Coffee Break

11:15 – 12:30 Content Marketing & Social Media Advertisement

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break

13:30 – 14:00 Inspirational Talk

Meet Brian Gitta from Matibabu 

14:00 – 14:30 Wrap-Up 

14:30 – 17:30 Team work & one-to-one mentoring session

DAY 4  – PITCH REHEARSAL & IP

On Day 4, we will present the standard requirements to present your venture to potential investors and:  

09:00 – 09:30 Arrival & Coffee Break

09:30 – 10:30 Pitch Training

Tips and suggestions to rock on stage

11:45 – 12:30 Working Time

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break

13:30 – 14:30 Intellectual property for startups

with Kenneth Muhangi

14:30 – 16:30 Pitch Session

 DAY 5 – FINAL EVENT & WINNERS SELECTION

The final day, your achievement will be presented in front a jury of distinguished guests who will assess your solution and impact and eventually select the winners:  

10:00 – 12:30 Pitch Training

14:30 – 16:30 Train the pitch with your mentor

16:30 – 17:00 Arrival & Registration of attendees

Final Event will be held at the Italian Ambassador’s Residence in Kampala – Plot 12 Kololo Hill Lane 

17:00 – 19:00 Final event and pitches

Each team will have 5 minutes to present their idea + 3 minutes for question and answers

19:00 – 19:30 Jury evaluation and Announcement

19:30 – Open Celebration and Drinks

Food buffet will be provided at the venue